African Plant Database

Brachystegia stipulata De Wild.
Protologue : Ann. Mus. Congo Belge. Bot., Ser. 4 44 (1902)
Information on the genus : Brachystegia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Brachystegia stipulata var. lufirensis (De Wild.) Hoyle
=Brachystegia lufirensis De Wild. (1913)
=Brachystegia stipulata var. velutina (De Wild.) Hoyle
=Brachystegia velutina De Wild. (1913)
=Brachystegia ×bequaertii De Wild.
=Brachystegia appendiculata auct. De Wild., non Benth.
=Brachystegia kassneri Baker f. (1929)
=Brachystegia thomasii De Wild. (1928)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Spreading treelet or tree 1-7(-9) m; crown umbrella-shaped or flat, usually dense; bark deeply or reticulately fissured, flaking in thick scales.
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Ecology : Deciduous woodland; almost confined to very shallow soils; commonly gregarious and ± pure on edges of ill-drained dambos, less common locally on lateritic and quazite ridges with Julbernardia globifera, Uapaca kirkiana, Brachystegia boehmii; etc...
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